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News - April 30, 2010

Ditch diggers drag for Google

Best trencher gets inside track on fiber project

by Daniel DeBolt

For the ultra-fast broadband network Google wants to build in some lucky U.S. city, lots of small trenches will have to be dug for fiber optic cables. That led to a strange scene at Google on a recent Friday: basically a drag race between five ditch-digging machines.

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